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Everyone’s favorite Marvel Editor-in-Chief Joe Quesada kicked off his own Cup O’ Joe panel with a little laptop trouble, but after, (with guests) made some cool announcements for fans.

Take the jump for the highlights.

  • Phil Jiminez has been signed exclusively to Marvel.
  • Terry Moore of Strangers in Paradise fame is the new writer for Runaways.
  • Humberto Ramos will be the new artist for Runaways.
    Well that’s a one-two bunch that should rock everyone’s world.
  • There is a third chapter to the Hulk saga (with Planet Hulk being part one and World War Hulk as part two).
  • Marvel extends is deal with Top Cow.
  • Top Cow has turned in its 20th book to Marvel says Matt Hawkins of Top Cow.
  • “Top Cow is a talent producing machine,” said Quesada. “It’s been a mutually productive relationship.”
  • Marvel will be moving towards digital comics, but no plans right now for putting out new comics in digital format.
  • Upcoming Eternals stories will touch on Gaiman and Jack Kirby runs.
  • Once again someone asked about the Ultimate Hulk/Wolverine battle – still waiting for scripts, and will get to it soon.
  • “I’d make Bruce Wayne more of a character, but he’s the only one.”
  • Monthly comics are strong for Marvel.
    Well duh… have you seen the Top 300 lately?
  • The Ultimate Universe will be turned on its ear next year.
    Oh Great – Ultimate Civil War…

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More panel summaries as I get to them.

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Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment.

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